Name: Thomas Bendig
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: December 2, 2000
Location Last Seen: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Date of Birth: November 12, 1924
Age: 76 years old
Weight: 152 lbs.
Hair Color: Gray and balding.
Eye Color: Green
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Vertical scar approximately 16" long on chest and a scar on the inside of his leg from ankle to thigh. Indentation marks on forehead. Metal bolts in his left ankle. Shrapnel wounds to his forehead. suffers from Alzheimer's disease.
Dentals: Available. Full dentures.
Fingerprints: Not available
DNA: Not available
Clothing: Burgundy sweatshirt with San Francisco 49ers on it, gray sweatpants, brown leather jacket, and a green baseball cap with the word Eagles on it.
Jewelry: Gold chain with a gold pendant of a saint.
Additional Personal Items: Wears glasses, but left them at his residence.
Thomas Bendig, known as Tom, was last seen at approximately 8:20 p.m. at his residence in the vicinity of the 4500 block of Tampa Street in Philadelphia. He may frequent areas near Anne and Memphis Streets, Anne and Aramingo Avenues, and Center City in Philadelphia.
Agency Name: Philadelphia Police Department
Agency Contact Person: Detective Valarie Robinson-Miller
Agency Phone Number: (215) 685-3258
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 00-25-120354
NCIC Case Number: M421225298
NamUs Case Number: 765
North American Missing Persons Network
Added: 2/15/16; Last Updated: 2/15/16
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** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.